Appleton Boychoir

Refuge Journal 50

Jan 08 2019

Thank you to all who joined us for An Evening of Holiday Mischief on December 21! It was an unforgettable night with our community and friends who traveled to perform and raise support for our work. Cory Chisel and Adriel Denae were joined by Stelth Ulvang of the Lumineers, Dorota Ulvang, LOLO, Shannon Shaw...

Refuge Journal 50

Refuge Journal 48: Giving Tuesday

Nov 27 2018

Giving Tuesday is a growing international movement to create a charitable day of giving at the beginning of the holiday season. If you choose to participate in Giving Tuesday, we hope you’ll consider our story and effort. We are dedicated to radically transforming communities through the engagement of the Arts. RFA is a...

Refuge Journal 48: Giving Tuesday

Refuge Journal 37

Aug 10 2018

‘A place to dream – in this green valley  I’ve found a home – for everyone’ “Our Song” written by Cory Chisel, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Fox Valley Region, and the community of Appleton. One might argue that Refuge Foundation for the Arts was created on the following hypothesis– To create is to feel, but...

Refuge Journal 37

Refuge Journal 8

Dec 15 2017

Upcoming Events Co-founder Adriel Denae is playing at the Refuge Lounge TONIGHT! She will be sharing her beautiful voice and a new album she’s been working on that is being produced by Norah Jones. Tickets are available for purchase at the door, and the show starts at 7:00 pm – see...

Refuge Journal 8

Refuge Journal 5

Nov 09 2017

Refuge photographer Justus Poehls has been working to creatively document the momentary passings and prolonged residencies of the talented artists that find respite within the walls of the Refuge. Justus has been experimenting with various digital and analog processes to chronicle this unique endeavor. His current photographic undertaking involves tintypes – a photograph...

Refuge Journal 5